One of a pair of side chairs
Overall: 38 x 17 1/2 x 21 in. ( 96.5 x 44.4 x 53.3 cm )
Mahogany Federal side chair with serpentine crest rail and pierced vase-shaped splat with 5 ribs; trapezoidal seat with leather upholstery over the seat rails with ornamental brass tacks in straight row; fragments of silk cover remain; slightly tapered front legs braced by rectangular side, rear, and medial stretchers.
The Eugene H. Pool Collection of Captain James Lawrence, Gift of Dr. Eugene H. Pool
"Don't Give Up the Ship": A Catalogue of the Eugene H. Pool Collection of Captain James Lawrence (Salem: Peabody Museum, 1942), pp. 66-67 and illus.
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